Asi joined our team in August 2014 as a Research Administrator and was successfully appointed to this new role and started her new job on 15th February 2021. Asi works as part of a team that facilitates the management and co-ordination of contract commercial research and plays a key role in the expansion of commercial research activity concentrating on speed of setup and an efficient and effective contract review process. Asi arrived in this new role at an exciting time, from the outset of the Trust’s latest achievement as an NIHR Patient Recruitment Centre. Being one of only five NIHR funded purpose-designed centres dedicated to late-phase commercial research, the NIHR Patient Recruitment Centre: Bradford (PRC: Bradford) will offer rapid set-up of late-phase commercial research, standardised contracting and delivery approaches with dedicated staff and facilities. Asi will also contribute to the successful delivery of the wider Research Management & Support Office service.